I don't know about you, but the thought of taking down and storing all of my holiday decorations can be daunting. Sometimes I feel like as soon as I get the house decorated exactly the way I want it, the New Year's ball has dropped and its time to take everything down again. One thing … Continue reading Holiday Decoration Storage
Where have I been? I don't even have a good answer! I wish I had some fabulous story like I was whisked aways for a two month journey through Europe ... but I must be honest, it has been nothing like that! Work has been busy, family life has been busy and I have been … Continue reading Happy New Year – and where the heck have I been?
We had a great time hosting a Halloween party for Olivia and her friends this weekend. You know I love a good party - and I love Halloween! It has always been one of my favorite holidays. I hope by having fun get togethers for Halloween that Olivia will grow to love this holiday too. … Continue reading Halloween Party!
This whole idea started when I was flipping through All You magazine and saw this article entitled How to be a Great Griller. I decided to pull it out for my sister who we visit for 4th of July. She has always been the griller in our family. As each summer issue hit my mailbox, … Continue reading Summertime Binder for Barbeque Recipes
Happy Friday everyone - here are My Friday Favorites - Memorial Day edition! The official start to summer is here. On TV - Congrats to Kellie Pickler for winning DWTS... we all know what the end of DWTS means... The Bachelor/ Bachelorette is back next week! Here's hoping Desiree will find the love of her … Continue reading My Friday Favorites 05/24/13
I was reading an article online and it mentioned the haggadah. I was pretty sure that this was the book used at Passover seders, but wasn't 100% sure, so I googled it. When I did , a picture came up of New American Haggadah by Jonathan Safran Foer. What an amazing coincidence, since he is … Continue reading Passover Present
Hi everyone - Happy Friday! I hope you all have a fabulous weekend and enjoy time with family and friends. For those of you celebrating - whether Easter or Passover - I wish peace and happiness to all. Here are all my favorite things from the past seven days: On TV- many good shows this … Continue reading My Friday Favorites 03/29/13
Hi everyone - Happy Friday! I am very excited that the work week is winding down and it's time to hang out with family. Plus, one of my favorite holidays is this weekend - St Patrick's Day! What's an Irish girl like myself going to do? I'll be sure to report back here on all … Continue reading My Friday Favorites 03/15/13
We spent last weekend making St. Patty's Day cards for all of Olivia's cousins! First we printed out all their names on computer labels in different color greens. Then we got out all of our St. Patrick's Day craft supplies: stickers, green paper, gold ribbon and shamrock stamps. We designed a different card for everyone. … Continue reading St Patrick’s Day Cards